Stamford, CT (PRWEB)
July 07, 2015
ONE World Sports, Americas Network for Global Sports, announced today it has signed a multiyear, multiplatform carriage agreement with Suddenlink, the nations seventh largest cable company. More than 3,000 hours annually of ONE World Sports live, exclusive world-class sports programming will now be available to the approximately 1.5 million subscribers available in Suddenlinks coverage area in 17 states.
Over the past year, ONE World Sports has steadily grown its distribution — resulting in a larger U.S. audience to experience and expect quality live sports programming from around the globe, said Randy Brown, ONE World Sports Executive Vice President, Distribution. By offering ONE World Sports to its customers, Suddenlink is helping to meet growing viewer demand for global sports and is furthering its appeal to the interests of a burgeoning multi-cultural audience.
ONE World Sports helps Suddenlink further diversify its sizeable portfolio of sports channels, said Suddenlink Senior Vice President and Chief Programming Officer Kathy Payne. Were pleased to continue to enhance the choices we offer our customers.
Suddenlink (suddenlink.com) is the seventh largest cable operator in the United States, supporting the information, communication and entertainment demands of more than 1.5 million residential and commercial customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Texas, West Virginia and elsewhere. Suddenlink simplifies its customers lives through one call for support, one connection, and one bill for TV, Internet, phone and other services.
About ONE World Sports
ONE World Sports is Americas Network for Global Sports, producing best-in-class, captivating live sports content from around the world. With multi-platform capabilities and superior production quality, ONE World Sports is one of the fastest growing independent sports networks available throughout the United States. Currently available to more than 30 million homes nationally on cable, telco and satellite, ONE World Sports delivers live and exclusive coverage of some of America’s most popular sports played professionally outside the USA — basketball, baseball, golf and ice hockey — plus sporting events with the largest global followings, including soccer and cricket. ONE World Sports is distributed through Verizon FiOS, DISH Network, Charter Communications, Cablevision’s Optimum TV, Suddenlink, Mediacom Communications, Google Fiber, RCN and a growing number of systems through the NCTC. In addition, the network’s mobile app, Watch ONE World Sports, features a live stream of the network for authenticated subscribers and on-demand content for all users. More information on ONE World Sports and its availability in particular markets can be found at http://www.oneworldsports.com or consumers can call their television distributor. Watch ONE World Sports is available in the Apple and the Google Play stores.
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Rachel Gary, ONE World Sports, 201-615-9629, rgary(at)oneworldsports(dot)com
Tom Campo, Campo Communications, LLC, 212-590-2464 / Tom(at)CampoComm(dot)com
Gene Regan, Suddenlink, 314-315-9644, gene.regan(at)suddenlink(dot)com